By Staff Published 07/22/2017 13:10:00 | Views: 7061

According to police, the 911 Center received notification of shots fired in the Grant Road area at 12:40 a.m. Saturday.

A short time later the 911 Center received a call to the hospital in reference to a victim who was transported to St. Francis suffering from gunshot wounds.

The victim, Robert Lockhart, later died from his injuries.

The CPD is continuing the investigation into the incident.

Eddie Clayton was arrested at the scene and is incarcerated in the Muscogee County Jail charged with the offense of murder.

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By Staff 07/22/2017 13:10:00

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